Blazing Pokémon Pokémon
|Pokédex color||Egg groups|
|204.8 lbs.||204.8kg||4'03"||1.3 m|
|Generation IV||Generation V|
Darmanitan (Japanese: ヒヒダルマ Hihidaruma) is a -type Pokémon that evolves from Darumaka and was introduced in Generation V. Its classification is the Blazing Pokémon. It has a new ability called Sheer Force, but Special Darmanitan found in Desert Resort, and awakened by a RageCandyBar can have Zen Mode.
Darmanitan is a mainly red, ape-like Pokémon.
It has another form called Zen Mode that has a similar torso to the normal form, but has shortened eyebrows, retracted limbs, and is colored blue. It has also has no pupils and gains the psychic type, along with having its stats altered. It is also brightly colored looking at his arms and legs and near the eyes and has three brightly colored blue dots on his torso.
|Generations I - IV|
|Darmanitan did not appear during the Generation I - IV games.|
|Its internal fire burns at 2,500º F, making enough power that it can destroy a dump truck with one punch.|
|When weakened in battle, it transforms into a stone statue. Then it sharpens its mind and fights on mentally.|
|Level||Move||Power||Accuracy||PP||Type||Damage Type||Contest Type||Appeal||Jam|
|Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.|
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
|I||Red||Blue||Yellow||Red (JP)||Green (JP)||Back|
|Darmanitan did not appear in Generation I|
|Darmanitan did not appear in Generation II|
|Darmanitan did not appear in Generation III|
|Darmanitan did not appear in Generation IV|
|V||Black||White||Black 2||White 2||Back|
Darmanitan's name is a combination of the words daruma and orangutan.
- Darmanitan was revealed along with six other Pokémon in July's issue of CoroCoro on June 11, 2010.
- Darmanitan is one of the few non-legendaries to have different forms, much like Castform .
- Darmanitan somewhat resembles Donkey Kong in the anime Best Wishes Episode #008.
- When Darmanitan's health goes below 50%, it goes into its Zen Mode if it has the proper ability.
- Darmanitan's Zen Mode and Victini are the only Pokémon so far that are both and type.
- Darmanitan is the only -type Pokémon that learns Hammer Arm by leveling up.
- Only special Darmanitan can have the ability Zen Mode, If you evolved it from Darumaka, the resulting Darmanitan won't have Zen Mode unless Darumaka has its special ability prior to this.